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As deadline looms, Trump officials struggle to reunite migrant families

“My position would be that is not necessary, if they themselves physically separated the parent from that child and there’s a court order to reunify them,” said Michelle Brané, a director at the non-profit Women’s Refugee Commission. “It’s not law, it’s just their own policy.”

“They seem to be ignoring the really obvious option of releasing parents to be reunified,” Brané added.